with Gregory Hutchinson and Matteo Bortone
“UNEVEN”, is the new project of the pianist and composer Stefania Tallini, a musician who “… belongs by right to the new generation of Italian jazz that crosses the boundaries of other genres inventing “total music”… (C. Sessa, Corriere della Sera).” The pianist’s compositions are imbued with all the musical influences she nourished (Jazz, Classical, MPB) and the peculiar language of one of the most interesting and established musical realities of today.
The trio’s special guest is Gregory Hutchinson, considered one of the most famous and extraordinary drummers in the world. He has practically played with everyone: Dianne Reeves, Betty Carter, Wynton Marsalis, John Scofield, Roy Hargrove, Charles Lloyd, Diana Krall, Joshua Redman, Christian McBride and Maria Schneider. Jazz Magazine calls it “the drummer of his generation”.
On the double bass Matteo Bortone, voted one of the 15 best European double bass players, is considered not only an excellent instrumentalist but also a great composer and leader, especially after being elected “Top Jazz Best New Italian Talent 2015”. Among his many collaborations, he boasts those with Roberto Gatto, Greg Burk, Enrico Intra, Rosenwinkel, Julien Pontvianne, Parker, Cyrille Aimée, Anne Ducros, Ben Wendel, Tigran Hamasyan, Ralph Alessi.
An internationally acclaimed and award-winning musician, Stefania Tallini boasts a brilliant career in jazz and classical music, with forays into the Brazilian music world through synergies with great artists on the world scene. She is the author of 9 leading albums, as well as several recordings as a guest. A prolific author, her discography includes all of her compositions, some of which have been chosen by great international artists to be interpreted and recorded. She has been invited to the most important Jazz Festivals in Italy, France, Germany, Lithuania, the United States, Israel and many times in prestigious contexts such as “The Concerts of the Quirinale”. He has collaborated with such illustrious names as Guinga, Javier Girotto, Sergio Galvao, Bruno Tommaso, Gabriele Mirabassi, Enrico Intra and the Civic Jazz Band, Maurizio Giammarco, Michele Rabbia, Keith Middleton, Davi Viera; and in the classical sphere: Corrado Giuffredi, Simone Nicoletta, Phoebe Ray, Natalia Suharevic.